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Synonyms for artificial

made by human beings instead of nature

made to imitate something else

not genuine or sincere

artificially genteel

marked by unnaturalness, pretension, and often a slavish love of fads

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contrived by art rather than nature

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artificially formal

not arising from natural growth or characterized by vital processes

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The artificial breeding center aims to raise a new crane population with a healthy genetic pedigree and release them to the wild.
The report said the triplets were only the fourth known to have been born in the world through artificial breeding programmes, but it wasn't clear how many had survived from such births.
The nature of the story involves the rape of children, menstruation, artificial breeding, biological slavery, social controls by drug treatment, urban warfare, and brutal misgovernment.
Cornell's famous hawk barn, which can accommodate 90 large birds, is being converted into an artificial breeding ground for the falcons, earning it the local nickname Peregrine Palace.
As well providing an artificial breeding service to sheep farmers, Innovis is also looking to increase lambing percentages and improve growth rates while cutting flock costs.
To offer more perspective on these issues, the following conversation presents the experience of a former director of an artificial breeding cooperative with the consolidation process.
Hertel's father took over most of the farm work in the 1940s and introduced not only artificial breeding techniques, but field drainage systems that still work today, and frequent rotation of pastures to improve the quality of feed for the dairy herd.
Education of stakeholders and conservation awareness campaigns will be the best option for saving the species, while artificial breeding and stocking of the species will not only increase the population, but also improve the fisheries of the reservoir.
Clean Seas, meanwhile, is said to be the first organization in the world to create an artificial breeding regime for southern bluefin tuna.
Three ibises presented by China to Japan have helped in the artificial breeding of the internationally protected bird and currently there are over 100 accounted for in Japan, the emperor said.
This method uses an artificial breeding programme along with an education programme designed to reduce feeding.
In 2002 and 2004, the USFS created artificial breeding pools within the frog's habitat.
A 7oz panda cub was also born yesterday in another centre in Sichuan, and it became the heaviest cub in the history of China's artificial breeding programme, the report said.
Under the artificial breeding conditions, the incubation of the fertilized eggs of H.
The artificial breeding procedure is illegal here but allowed in the North and Britain.